A discussion of Wonder by RJ Palacio. Girls ages 10-12 and their moms, grandmas or caregivers are welcome.
Where: Bee Hive Kids Books
328 Montezuma Ave.
Laila Lalami shares her historical fiction account of the imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America, a Moroccan slave whose testimony was left out of the official record.
Marcus Hamilton explores the concept of Unsettled Landscapes and how it is understood from an archaeological, anthropological, and ecological viewpoint. His focus concerns the active nature of landscapes and the long history of landscape alteration by humans from the beginning to present. Marcus Hamilton is a postdoctoral fellow at the Santa Fe Institute.
Adults discuss Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld, about identical twins who were born with innate psychic abilities.
An hourlong workshop allows kids second grade and up to seek a fresh kind of narrative.